Los Angeles all-women percussion group, ADAAWE, bounce hip multiculturalism off their own ethnic roots in the world premiere of WeARE - ADAAWE - a theatrical, multimedia celebration of women in words and music. Inspired by the women of Ghana, West Africa, who gather under the full moon to tell stories to heal their communities. ADAAWE share stories of the women of many cultures who have inspired, changed, and healed our world.
WeARE - ADAAWE is for everyone willing to put their ear to the earth and listen!
Hip and multicultural Los Angeles all-woman band, ADAAWE, premiere their new show 'WE Are' bouncing off their own ethnic roots from Africa to the Middle East to Morocco to Panama to USA. Inspired by and dedicated to, the women of Ghana, West Africa, who gather under the full moon, they tell stories of sorrow and joy . A high-octane hour of drumming, singing, storytelling and dance. Skin on skin. Wood on wood. Voices on air. The first heartbeat. Put your ear to the earth and listen!
'Elevating and energetic...' LA Times (USA)
7,10-11,13-14,17-18,20-21,24-25 Aug | 21:00 (1h) | £15/£13 | 8+ | Church at St John's
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